June 8th, 2020|
HERMITAGE, T.N. – A Nashville truck driver was killed in a fatal crash in Hermitage on Thursday evening, according to a press release from the Nashville City Government.
The press release states that 57-year-old Richard Lejeune was driving a 2020 Freightliner truck on I-24 West when he tried to successfully navigate a curve on the road and veered off the freeway. His vehicle then slammed into a nearby rock wall.
The victim was killed upon impact. Investigators do not believe he was impaired at the time of the accident.